Definitions for knee-jerk
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word knee-jerk
A sudden reflexive movement of the leg below the knee, as a reaction to a tap to the tendon just below the patella (kneecap).
Automatic, spontaneous, easily predictable
He gave a knee-jerk response.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It says this, they're knee-jerk supporters of the President's policy.
The only thing worse than a knee-jerk liberal is a knee-pad conservative.
It is likely there will be some knee-jerk reaction to prices post the OPEC meeting.
I think it was more of a knee-jerk reaction because of the substantial build (of oil stocks) at Cushing.
The sell-off was overdone, i think it was more of a knee-jerk reaction because of the substantial build (of oil stocks) at Cushing.
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